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by Adam Doster
2:32pm
Thu Jul 3, 2008

Barack Obama Supports My New Bicycle

Both the national and local press didn't think it merited mentioning, but it's pretty exciting (mind-blowing even) that Barack Obama met with 160 assembled cyclists three weeks ago, including representatives of most of the nation’s prominent bike transportation groups. ...
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by Adam Doster
4:14pm
Tue Jun 17, 2008

Obama vs. McCain On High-Speed Rail

Matt Yglesias flags an encouraging passage from Barack Obama's speech on competitiveness in Flint, MI, yesterday: It's time to strengthen transportation and to protect vulnerable targets from terrorism at home. We can modernize our power grid, which will help ...
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by Adam Doster
3:40pm
Fri May 16, 2008

Chi. Reporter: Mass Transit Inadequacies Could Cost Billions

Check out "Jammed", Jeff Kelly Lowenstein's excellent cover story in this month's issue of The Chicago Reporter. It gives a thorough picture of the mess that has become Chicagoland's transit system and how our dangerously inadequate infrastructure leads to low ...

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